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Lot 695    SESSION 3 (2.30PM TUESDAY 23RD MARCH)    Documents

Estimate $40
SOLD $120

ROYAL HUMANE SOCIETY, vellum award certificate dated 18 April 1895 to Harry Thomson 'for having on the 23rd February 1895 gone to the rescue of Harold P. Tait who was in imminent danger of drowning in a Pond at Tenterden and whose life he gallantly saved.', signed by Duke of Argyll. Some foxing and age toning, otherwise fine.

Together with research that indicates that in 1918 Harold Pearson Tait was appointed Temporary Lieutenant in the British Army.

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